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Vinod Kovoor[1] is an Indian film actor best known for his work in Malayalam cinema.[2] He gained attention in the comedy show Marimayam[3] broadcast by Mazhavil Manorama,[4] which conveys a real picture of public offices in Kerala. He is also known for his role as Moosakka in M80 Moosa, a serial in Media one channel. He has written books on his favorite realm mimicry and mono-act.[5] His first book Ekabhinaya Samaharam has 25 scripts, and most of it deals with social issues and his second book Kalolsavam Monoact was also released.[6] He got Best actor Award for the short film "Athe Karanathal" from the National Film Festival.[7] He was best actor for consecutively four years in Kerala Kalolsavam. He won best Excellency award by Rotary, J.C.I. He also received Best Television Anchor Award by K.C.L, Best Comedy artist Award by Kerala Hasyavedi, Kazhcha Award and Best child artist award for the drama Chandrolsavam in Kambissery Nadakolsavam .His achayan role in the super hit short film "Nerariyathe" critically acclaimed.[8]

Vinod Kovoor
OccupationFilm director, Actor
Years active2003 – present
Parent(s)Unni, Ammalu


Personal lifeEdit

He is born to Unni and Ammalu at Kozhikode. He has two brothers Manoj, an advocate and Shivadas, an officer at Indonesia Corporation. Vinod pursued dual degree, in Sociology and in Malayalam from Zamorin's Guruvayurappan College, Kozhikode. He worked as a receptionist at a hotel after completing Hotel Management course. He is a trained Bharathanatyam dancer and a singer. He was a stage artist before entering movie industry. He also does mimicry and mono act. He started a mimicry troupe known as Tom & Jerry. He participated in reality shows in AmritaTV and SuryaTV which paved him a way to film field. He debuted with the movie Mazhanool Kanavu in 2003.[9]

He is married to Devu. He also works as Personal trainer and Motivator for students. Currently he resides at Kovoor, Kozhikode with his family.[8]


Year Title
2003 Mazhanoolkkanavu
2011 Adaminte Makan Abu
2012 Puthiya Theerangal
2012 Ustad Hotel
2013 Punyalan Agarbattis
2013 Athe Karanathal[10]
2013 Vishudhan
2013 Vallatha Pahayan[11]
2014 Varsham
2014 Nerariyathe
2014 Pattam Pole
2015 Premam
2016 Happy Wedding

Television serialsEdit

Year Show Channel Role
2012 – present Marimayam Mazhavil Manorama Moidu
2014 – present M80 Moosa Media One M80 Moosa/Moosa


  1. ^ "Vinod kovoor". Vinod kovoor. Retrieved 2016-01-12.
  2. ^ "Vinod Kovoor". Archived from the original on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  3. ^ "All for laughs - Thrissur". The Hindu. 2012-09-14. Retrieved 2016-01-12.
  4. ^ "Official Website - About". Retrieved 4 March 2014.
  5. ^ Archived from the original on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 4 March 2014. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  6. ^ "Vinod Kovoor is a writer too!". 2014-06-27. Retrieved 2016-01-12.
  7. ^ "Vinod Kovoor - Photos, Videos, Blogs | itimes". Retrieved 2016-01-12.
  8. ^ a b Archived from the original on 14 June 2014. Retrieved 4 March 2014. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  9. ^ "ഇത്‌ ഞമ്മടെ മൂസാക്കായി... - Page 2". 2014-11-14. Retrieved 2016-01-12.
  10. ^ "'Athe karanathal', a Short Fiction by Jeevaj Raveendran and team". 2013-01-04. Retrieved 2016-01-12.
  11. ^ "Another Vallatha Pahayan ! - Malayalam Movie News". 2013-02-21. Retrieved 2016-01-12.

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